The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 33 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 11 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.51% 1.19% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 1.22% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 4
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +7.31%
DBA
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
294 246 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 93.93% 97.62% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 244 192 200
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

DBA
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the High Wycombe region.

DBA Salary Trend in High Wycombe

DBA
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Clustering
3 7 (63.64%) Replication
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (45.45%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (45.45%) Time Management
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle
6 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
6 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
6 4 (36.36%) UNIX
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (36.36%) Toad
6 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
6 4 (36.36%) Advertising
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
6 4 (36.36%) Capacity Management
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Toad
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Clustering
2 7 (63.64%) Replication
3 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
1 5 (45.45%) Risk Analysis
1 5 (45.45%) Time Management
2 4 (36.36%) Capacity Management
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Database Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Database Security
4 1 (9.09%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCTS
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft